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College Station salutes productive partnerships during Economic Development Week
College Station salutes productive partnerships during Economic Development Week
05/10/2022
The City of College Station celebrates and recognizes the contributions of professional economic developers in helping build economically vibrant and livable communities.
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Matica Bio Opens in College Station
05/03/2022
Matica Biotechnology, Inc. announces the opening of its new 45,000-square-foot facility dedicated to the production of viral vectors and cell-based products used in cell and gene therapies, vaccines, oncolytic therapies and other genetic medicines.
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Houston-based Levcor acquires properties in CS
Houston-based Levcor acquires properties in CS
04/22/2022
Levcor, a Houston-based commercial real estate owner, operator and developer with properties in Texas and North Carolina, has expanded to College Station with the acquisition of two shopping centers near Texas A&M University.
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Oldham Goodwin announces sale on University Dr
Oldham Goodwin announces sale on University Dr
04/14/2022
With over 92,000 square feet of existing retail space on over 9 acres of prime real estate, the property presents a unique opportunity for future redevelopment in the heart of College Station along the gateway to Texas A&M University.
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CS ranked #17 best housing market in U.S. for growth & stability
03/11/2022
In this study, SmartAsset investigated the housing markets that are best for growth and stability, comparing home value data in 400 metropolitan areas across the U.S.
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CS ranked 9th best Texas city to work in
03/11/2022
Home to Texas A&M, College Station's major industries include biomedicine, engineering, and agriculture. Other significant sectors include information systems, technology, and manufacturing.
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LJA Engineering plans to open in Century Square
03/07/2022
LJA Engineering is expanding their services and opening a new 5,275 square-foot office space in Century Square.
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Kept Property Group closes on 25 acres in CS
02/24/2022
It will be one of the first 55-plus, single-family home neighborhoods in the conservation-focused, master-planned community.
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FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies Announces $300 Million Expansion
12/14/2021
The investment will further expand FUJIFILM Diosynth Biotechnologies’ manufacturing capabilities to better support its current and future partners in advancing their life-impacting products.
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Invest Brazos Valley Reaches Funding Milestone
11/10/2021
Invest Brazos Valley (IBV), the private investment group supporting the work of the BVEDC, surpassed $350,000 in annual contributions on October 26 with the commitment of real estate investment company Caliber to join its membership.
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Kelsey-Seybold announces plans for College Station
04/22/2021
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic announced plans today to build a one-story, 25,000-square-foot Contact Center in College Station.
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Exosent Engineering Announces Local Expansion
04/22/2021
A local engineering company is expanding its operations at a new location with a larger facility in College Station.
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Costco Wholesale files site plan for College Station’s Midtown
04/07/2021
On Wednesday, Costco Wholesale filed a site plan with the City of College Station for a 160,534 square foot facility to be located along Earl Rudder Freeway (SH-6) in Midtown.
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College Station rated among nation’s top 25 places to live
03/25/2021
The ranking provides a comprehensive assessment of overall livability. It considers location, quality of schools, crime rates, housing trends, employment statistics, and access to amenities that highlight overall quality.
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New York Based Animal Health Company Is Moving To Aggieland
03/01/2021
FERA Diagnostics and Biologicals will occupy a new 5,000 square foot building in Aggieland Business Park.
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Matica Biotechnology, Inc. Announces Groundbreaking for New GMP Facility
02/23/2021
Matica Biotechnology, Inc. broke ground today on its new facility which will house its GMP virus production suites, development laboratories and company offices.
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Visit College Station, Santa’s Wonderland create Texas-sized partnership
09/24/2020
Visit College Station, the newly created city tourism division for the Heart of Texas A&M University, on Thursday announced a strategic partnership with Santa's Wonderland ꟷ the largest outdoor Christmas attraction in the southern United States.
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People are ditching Houston for 'green pastures' because of city's COVID surge
08/10/2020
The College Station area is known for Aggie pride and small- — but not that small — town feel. There are both ranches and retail, farmland and museums. You’ll also find, in increasing numbers, expat Houstonians. Since the pandemic, one out of three calls inquiring about homes in Mission Ranch, a master-planned community on the city’s southern edge, are from Houston, according to the subdivision’s developer, Caldwell Communities.
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Best Places for Career Opportunities in the COVID-19 Recession
08/06/2020
College Station-Bryan, Texas kicks off SmartAsset.com's top 10. It leads the study in three different categories: income growth over time (37.22%), number of career counselors per 1,000 workers (5.87) and number of post-secondary teachers per 1,000 workers (74.92). This metro area also places third overall for its relatively small drop in total employment between May 2019 and 2020, decreasing just 3.48%.
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Film Friendly Certified
Gov. Abbott announces Film Friendly Texas Designation for College Station
07/31/2020
Gov. Greg Abbott announced that the City of College Station, having completed the multi-step training and certification process, has been designated a Film Friendly Texas community by the Texas Film Commission, which helps to grow local jobs and local economies by promoting the Lone Star State as the premier destination for film, television, commercial, animation, visual effects and video game production.
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Feds tap Bio-Manufacturing Center in College Station for “Warp Speed” Production of COVID-19 Vaccines
07/27/2020
The federal government has reserved a high-tech bio-manufacturing facility here for mass production of a COVID-19 vaccine as part of a program discussed Monday by President Donald Trump. The new federal task order is reserving production capacity at one of the College Station facilities to mass manufacture vaccines through the end of 2021.
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The 19 best cities in the South to live in after the coronavirus pandemic
07/26/2020
College Station ranks No. 4 on Business Insider’s list of the best US cities to live in after the pandemic. They used a variety of metrics from government and academic datasets, looked at the share of jobs that can potentially be done remotely, the pre-coronavirus unemployment rate, and housing costs.
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Cities announce new funding opportunity for local businesses
07/14/2020
As the effects of COVID-19 continue to impact our community, the cities of Bryan and College Station once again are joining forces to make funding available to qualifying local businesses. The source of these new funds is the Public Health Reimbursement Grant Program, which is overseen by the Texas Division of Emergency Management ꟷ a state agency under The Texas A&M University System.
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All Up in Your Business Podcast: Walk-On's
02/12/2020
Who better to open a Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux in College Station than a former Texas A&M football team walk-on? In this episode of the All Up in Your Business podcast, Cory and Jenny Davis talk about how College Station was the only city they ever considered for their business.
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Economic Index: BCS economy sees 10th straight month of growth
02/03/2020
The Bryan-College Station economy has experienced 10 consecutive months of growth, with the local unemployment rate still near historic lows, according to a Texas A&M-produced economic index.
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B/CS area has second fastest-growing GDP in state
01/24/2020
The Bryan-College Station Metropolitan Statistical Area has the second fastest-growing Gross Domestic Product in the state. New economic indicators from the Texas A&M Private Enterprise Research Center show our area's Gross Domestic Product was $13.3 billion in 2018.
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